The Red Wolves trailed Southern Miss by just three points early in the second half, but the Golden Eagles shot 52 percent the rest of the way to hand the Red Wolves a 73-57 road setback Thursday night at Reed Green Coliseum.
Fox Sports host and NFL Hall of Famer Shannon Sharpe issued an apology after he was involved in an incident with Grizzlies players, notably Dillon Brooks, during Friday night’s game against the Los Angeles Lakers.
The Red Wolves rallied from an 11-point second-half deficit to force overtime, but Marshall outscored the Red Wolves 16-7 in the extra period to escape with an 87-78 victory Saturday at First National Bank Arena.
What would have been a potential game-winning shot in the final six seconds of overtime rimmed out for the Arkansas State women’s basketball team, which dropped a 49-48 decision to Louisiana Saturday afternoon inside the Cajundome.
As associate head coach at Illinois, Dalmagro has helped the Illini secure top-25 ranked recruiting classes two out of the last three years. Last season, Illinois wrapped up the regular season with a 15-8 overall record and finished tied for third with an 8-3 record in the Big Ten Conference.
The program will feature Vice Chancellor for Intercollegiate Athletics Jeff Purinton, who will be joined by head football coach Butch Jones, head track & field coach Jim Patchell and several student-athletes to answer submitted questions from Red Wolves fans. The group will also take part in interviews and provide updates about the A-State Athletics Department, sport programs, Red Wolves Foundation and more.
Eddowes made a splash in his A-State debut at the Boo Rogers Combined Events, held Dec. 9-10, in Pittsburg, Kan. The freshman set four personal bests in the seven events en route to breaking the school record in the heptathlon with a score of 5,703 points. His mark topped the previous record by 280 points.
In just one game this past week, Poffenbarger made a big impact, as Arkansas beat Vanderbilt, 84-81. Poffenbarger logged 13 points, five rebounds, one assist and one steal, while playing a team-high 36 minutes.
Johnson and Desi Sills finished with 24 points apiece, and Nae’Qwan Tomlin had 15 points and 10 boards, as the Wildcats (16-2, 5-1 Big 12) bounced back from a blowout loss to TCU by beating the Jayhawks for the first time since Feb 5, 2019.